Kevin Mwando

February 22, 2017

3.7mn new voters registered against 6mn IEBC target

Nairobi, Kiambu and Nakuru counties recorded the highest number of new voter applicants during the Mass Voter Registration (MVR) exercise which has seen 3,782,089 new voters […]
February 22, 2017

South Africa set to name coach after Mashaba loses appeal

Former South Africa coach Ephraim ‘Shakes’ Mashaba has lost his application to block the country’s FA (Safa) from appointing another coach. This will enable Safa to […]
February 22, 2017

Donald Tsang sentenced to 20 months

Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for misconduct. Tsang led Hong Kong from 2005 to 2012 and was […]
February 22, 2017

Divisive political rhetoric a danger to the world, Amnesty says

Politicians who have used a divisive and dehumanised rhetoric are creating a more divided and dangerous world, says rights group Amnesty International. Its annual report singles […]
February 21, 2017

Give Donald Trump a chance

President Donald Trump should be given a chance to prove himself, Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe says. He went on to express his support for Mr Trump’s […]
February 21, 2017

Robert Mugabe turns 93

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest national ruler, turns 93 on Tuesday, defiantly vowing to remain in power despite growing signs of frailty and failing […]
February 21, 2017

South Sudan declares famine in Unity State

A famine has been declared in parts of South Sudan, the first to be announced in any part of the world in six years. The government […]
February 21, 2017

Partizan condemn Brazilian star’s racist abuse

Partizan Belgrade on Monday “strongly condemned” racist abuse directed at their Brazilian star Everton Luiz, declaring the midfielder had “won the hearts of fans”. The 28-year-old […]
February 21, 2017

Kenya tea earnings likely to decline in 2017

Kenya’s tea earnings for the 2016/2017 financial year are likely to drop following prolonged dry spells that led to depressed tea output. Kenya Tea Development Agency […]